News Topic: Climate Risks

New briefing note: NSW Minerals Council mining-Led COVID-19 recovery proposal will undermine international efforts for climate change mitigation

Download the full Briefing Note The NSW Minerals Council (NSWMC) has recommended that 21 new coal projects be developed as part of a state COVID-19 recovery plan. Its report, Mining for Recovery, identifies 32 projects in various stages of approval, 21 of which are coal projects. If approved and de...

Read our new report: Social Justice and the future of fire insurance in Australia

Download the report The Royal Commission into Natural Disaster Arrangements (Bushfire Royal Commission) opens its hearings next week. One of the issues that it will need to consider is whether the Australian system of home insurance is still fit for purpose in the face of increased climate-induced ...

ARC Grant: A Just Climate Transition

Climate Justice Project Director, Professor Jeremy Moss, has been awarded  $191,374 in the latest round of the government’s Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grants. Prof. Moss's project, A Just Climate Transition,  alongside Hepburn Wind, University of Queensland, Samso Energy Acad...